The Graduate School at The University of Akron

THE GRADUATE SCHOOL

The University of Akron’s Graduate School offers advanced degrees in liberal arts, the sciences and various professional fields. 

Dates and deadlines

  • Jan. 15 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day observance (University closed)
  • Jan. 16 - Spring 2018 semester begins
  • Jan. 29 - Last day to add a class for Spring 2018
  • Feb. 20 - President's Day observance (Classes canceled)
  • Mar. 4 - Last day to withdraw from a class for Spring 2018
  • Mar. 26-Apr. 1 - Spring recess
  • Apr. 1 - Spring 2018 graduation application due
  • Apr. 9 - Final thesis/dissertation deadline
  • Apr. 27 - Graduate School Fair
  • May 7-13 - Final examination period
  • May 11-13 - Commencement

Inside the school


Contact us

The Graduate School
Leigh Hall, Room 515
Akron, Ohio 44325-2101
Phone: (330) 972-7663
Fax: (330) 972-6475
gradsch@uakron.edu

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